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November 15th 16.30-18.00 UK time

Andrea Kershaw, MA Psychology – Leading Design Thinker

 Globally Inspired, Locally Designed

Andrea Kershaw

Andrea has spent the last 28 years working the in the business of creativity, change and innovation and has worked all over the world. After 10 years in marketing Andrea moved to the BBC as a program manager on a vision-led change program for 33,000 staff.

In 2006, Andrea joined IDEO, a world leading design and innovation firm, and became a partner, spending 12 years as an expert in Service & Organisational Design and supporting public and private sector organisations in the US, Europe & Middle East. In 2011, Andrea headed to Singapore to found IDEO there, spending four years helping the government become more citizen-centred. Returning to the UK, Andrea spent her last year in IDEO working with the UAE government to design and launch Palmwood, a movement to improve lives in the UAE and beyond.

Andrea is now working as an independent consultant.

Coming in 2019:

January 17th 12.30-14.00 UK time

Sir Tim Smit KBE – Co-Founder of the Eden Project

 It it ain’t broke, smash it! The danger of consensus.

Sir Tim Smit Qubot

Sir Tim Smit is best known for his achievements in Cornwall. He “discovered” and then restored the “Lost Gardens of Heligan” with John Nelson, which is now one of the UK’s best loved gardens.

Tim is executive vice-chairman and co-founder of the multi award-winning Eden Project in Cornwall. Since its opening in 2001, 19 million people have come to see a once sterile pit, turned into a cradle of life containing world-class horticulture and startling architecture symbolic of human endeavour.

Tim is also Executive Chairman for Eden Project International which aims to have an Eden Project on every habited continent by 2025.

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Upcoming Themes:
Prof Eddie Obeng


Prof Eddie Obeng, educator, author and speaker

December 13th 16:30-18:00UK

Sir Tim Smit


Sir Tim Smit, co-founder of the Eden Project

January 17th 12:30-14:00UK


Archive 2018:


QUBE Tutor Training


An Coppens

An Coppens, gamification designer, speaker and author


Prof Eddie Obeng

Prof Eddie Obeng, educator, author and speaker


Rob Law

Rob Law MBE, founder & CEO of Trunki


Ali Gursoy

Ali Gursoy, Group CEO of Fashion One


Suzanne Whyte

Suzanne Whyte, Calum Thomson and Tina Watson, NHS National Services Scotland




Vivian Ihaza

Vivian Ihaza, marketing, advertising and communications expert


Networking on QUBE

August 16th 07:30-09:00UK


Chris Oliver

Prof Chris Oliver, former professor of physical activity at the University of Edinburgh

September 20th 16:30-18:00UK


Tam Watchorn

Dr Tam Watchorn, head of innovation at NHS National Services Scotland



New Venue:

Auditorium Style Theatre with Café Tables for Networking , Breakout Areas and Exhibition Stands

Visit auditorium on QUBE if you have QUBE app installed

2015 Speakers: David Gram – LEGO, Geoff Burch , Peter Hinssen, Elisabetta Galli -Wolters Kluwer, Patrick Affleck – Dentsu Aegis Network, Giles Cross – Sanlam, Roy Sheppard, Ken Banks, Eddie Obeng – Pentacle the Virtual Business School

2016 Speakers: Philip Gennoy – Allianz, Tim Bean, Geoff Burch, Dr Tam Watchorn – NHS, David Lomas – Pentacle the Virtual Business School

2017 Speakers: Julian Treasure, Carole Osterweil, John Chapman, Adrian Malone – Atkins, Will Stevens, Stephen Carver, Dr Letitia Obeng, Jason Huggins – Uniface, Dr G Keith Still, Robin Stopford – Spectris